Genetics at University of Essex

Apply to Genetics at University of Essex


Genetics is at the forefront of modern biology, driving progress in medicine and synthetic biology. Thanks to recent developments in genetic analysis and manipulation, we are now able to explore Genetics at the University of Essex the interaction between genes and the environment at an unprecedented level: from developmental processes to the epigenetic effects of the environment in our genome.

Important facts of Genetics

Courses include:

  • Quantitative methods for Life Sciences
  • Molecular Cell Biology
  • Microbiology
  • Biochemistry of Macromolecules
  • Genetics and Evolution
  • Animal Evolution, Ecology and Behaviour
  • Transferable Skills in Life Sciences
  • General and Organic Chemistry

Fulltime duration:
36 months

Study start date:
2024-10-03 (Every year in October)

Application deadline:
2024-06-30 (Every year in June)

Tuition fees:

  • GBP 22100 /year (international)
  • GBP 9250 /year (national)


  • Genetics
University of Essex

University of Essex

Colchester, United Kingdom

Home to the curious, brave, and bold. We’re a university where curiosity prevails, and where exploring new ways of thinking and pushing boundaries, isn’t just encouraged, it’s expected. We’re about people who love to learn how, but want to challenge why.